Benjamin Britton, Panic Americana, oil on canvas, 96 x 180"

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Alumni Highlights

Nov 9, 2016-Jan 29, 2017 Kerry Tribe, MFA '02; Brian Bress, MFA '06; Wu Tsang, MFA '10 are participating in the Biennale of Moving Images 2016 at the Centre d'Art Contemporain Genève, Switzerland.

Nov 3, 2016-Jan 14, 2017 Matthew Brandt, MFA '08: solo exhibition at Yossi Milo Gallery, New York.

Oct 19, 2016-Feb 26, 2017 Meleko Mokgosi, MFA '11 in group exhibition, The Ease of Fiction, at the California African American Museum, Los Angeles.

Oct 15, 2016-Jan 29, 2017 Matthew Brandt, MFA '08; CJ Heyliger, MFA '15 are included in Boundless: A California Invitational, at the Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego.

Oct 11-Nov 17, 2016 Sandeep Mukherjee, MFA '99: REEENTANGLEMENT at the Art Gallery at Glendale Community College Library Foyer.

Oct 7-26, 2016 Amir H. Fallah, MFA '05: solo exhibition, Embedded Memories, at Mohsen Gallery, Tehran, Iran.

Oct 6, 2016- Lindsay August-Salazar, BA '08: Colored Repetition, solo project at Stene Projects, Stockholm, Sweden. Lindsay will be exhibiting an intimate body of oil and acrylic works on burlap that focuses on the rehearsals of speech and gesture as part of Stene Projects Special Guest Presentations.

Oct 2, 2016-Sept 30, 2017 Carmen Argote, MFA '07: Two-part solo exhibition of installation and sculpture, Workbook/Notebook, at the Armory Center for the Arts' La Casita, Pasadena.

Oct 2, 2016-Jan 8, 2017 Alexandro Segade, MFA '09: Courtesy the Artists (Alexandro Segade and Malik Gaines) in group exhibition, Radio Imagination: Artists in the Archive of Octavia E. Butler, at the Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena.

Oct 1-Dec 10, 2016 Sharon Hayes, MFA '03: solo exhibition, After Before, at the University Art Gallery, UCI Claire Trevor School of the Arts, Irvine, CA.

Oct 1-Nov 30, 2016 Delia Brown, MFA '00; Tanya Batura, MFA '03; Amir H. Fallah, MFA '05; Mateo Tannatt, MFA '08; and Owen Kydd, MFA '12 in group exhibition, Human Condition, at The Hospital, 2231 S. Western Ave., Los Angeles.

Oct 1-Nov 12, 2016 Joshua Callaghan, MFA '05: solo exhibition, Lifeforce, at Harmony Murphy Gallery, Los Angeles.

Oct 1-2, 2016, 1pm Jennifer Moon, BA '96: In Real Life: Performance (in collaboration with laub), At the Edge of Space and Time: Expanding beyond Our 4% Universe, at the Hammer Museum, Los Angeles.

Oct 1, 2016, 8 & 8:40pm Alexandro Segade, MFA '09 (and Malik Gaines): live multimedia musical performance, Star Choir, at Levitt Pavilion, Pasadena, presented by the Armory Center for the Arts and part of Clockshop's Radio Imagination series.

Oct 1, 2016, 3pm Gabie Strong, BA '93: In Real Life: Performance at the Hammer Museum, Los Angeles.

September News Andrew Freire, BA '14 is the Operations Manager at Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions (LACE).

  Sharon Wilkinson House, BA '70 is featured in the UCLA Newsroom article: Healing the heart with music and art: New UCLA program aims to reduce boredom and loneliness of monthslong hospitalizations.

  Paisley Callow, BA '05 is featured in the Pasadena Independent article: Beatrix Potter Inspires Preschool Workshop at the Huntington.

Sept 30, 2016-Feb 18, 2017 Rebecca Campbell, MFA '01: solo exhibition, The Potato Eaters, at Brigham Young University Museum of Art, Provo, Utah.

Sept 24, 2016-Mar 18, 2017 Analia Saban, MFA '05: solo exhibition at Blaffer Art Museum, University of Houston, TX.

Sept 24-Dec 23, 2016 Paul Sietsema, MFA '99: solo exhibition at Matthew Marks Gallery, Los Angeles.

Sept 24-Oct 29, 2016 Sarah Dougherty, MFA '12 (and Laub): the love in our belly at Visitor Welcome Center, Los Angeles.

Sept 24-Oct 22, 2016 William Kaminski, MFA '12: Kurt Cobain Visitation Nitemare at Redling Fine Art, Los Angeles.

Sept 23-Dec 4, 2016 Michael Dopp, MFA '09 and Issac Resnikoff, MFA '09: organized, Arturo Bandini, exhibition, Sim City, at Ballroom Marfa, Texas, featuring work by Mungo Thomson, MFA '00; Edgar Bryan, MFA '01; and Visiting Faculty Liz Glynn.

Sept 22, 2016 Taidgh O'Neill, BA '08 is featured in the Los Angeles Times story: Rundown Craftsman in Highland Park needed a savior. Now it's a stunning family home.

Sept 18-24, 2016 Noon Tran, BA '12 (& Hannah Mjolsnes): Road River Gust at Human Resources, Los Angeles.

Sept 17-Oct 29, 2016 Naotaka Hiro, BA '97 and Paul Mpagi Sepuya, MFA '16 in group exhibition, Protuberances, with performances by Jennifer Moon, BA '96 & laub, and Dylan Mira, MFA '13 at LAXART, Hollywood, CA.

Sept 16-Oct 16, 2016 Rafa Esparza, BA '11 and Timo Fahler, MFA '12: collaborative exhibition, IN, at Club Pro, Los Angeles.

Sept 15, 2016-Jan 8, 2017 Betye Saar, BA '49: comprehensive survey exhibition, Uneasy Dancer, presented by the Fondazione Prada, Nord Gallery, Milan, Italy.

Sept 14 & 15, 2016 Shana Lutker, MFA '05: The Sleeping Poet and the Jongleuse, a cabaret-style performance and dinner, presented by LAXART at Taix, Los Angeles.

Sept 13, 2016-Jan 29, 2017 Whitney Hubbs, MFA '09 in Recent Acquisitions in Focus: Latent Narratives at the Getty Museum, Los Angeles.

Sept 11-Nov 6, 2016 Wu Tsang, MFA '10: solo exhibition, The Luscious Land of God Is Sinking, at 356 S. Mission Rd, Los Angeles.

Sept 10, 2016-Feb 2017 Matthew Brandt, MFA '08 in group exhibition, New matter: recent forms of photography, at the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia.

Sept 10-Dec 17, 2016 Betye Saar, BA '49: solo exhibition, Black White, at Roberts & Tilton, Culver City.

Sept 10-Nov 12, 2016 Analia Saban, MFA '05: Paper or Plastic? New Editions by Analia Saban, at Mixografia, Los Angeles.

Sept 10-Oct 29, 2016 Ry Rocklen, BA '02: solo exhibition, L.A. Relics, at Honor Fraser, Los Angeles.

Sept 10-Oct 22, 2016 Jacob Stewart-Halevy, MFA '07: solo exhibition, Dad Paintings Mom Jeans, at Grice Bench, Los Angeles.

Sept 10-Oct 8, 2016 Ryan Sluggett, MFA '11: solo exhibition, Your Attention Must Remain Intact!, at Richard Telles, Los Angeles.

Sept 9-Oct 30, 2016 Calvin Marcus, MFA '15: solo exhibition, Were Good Men, at C L E A R I N G, New York.

Sept 9-Oct 9, 2016 Vanessa Conte, MFA '04: solo exhibition, First Lessons: A Girl's Tough Breaks, and book release for Cures for Pouting Girls, at Hester, New York.

Sept 9-24, 2016 Kathleen Ryan, MFA '14 and Visiting Faculty Matt Lipps in group exhibition, Water Biscuit, at Josh Lilley, London.

Sept 8-Oct 22, 2016 Meleko Mokgosi, MFA '11: solo exhibition, Democratic Intuition: Lerato and Comrades II, at Jack Shainman Gallery's two locations in Chelsea, New York.

Sept 8-Oct 6, 2016 Jaqueline Cedar, BA '07: solo exhibition, Hug Me, Squeeze Me at Crush Curatorial, New York.

Sept 3-Oct 15, 2016 Kristin Calabrese, MFA '98 organized the group exhibition, The Fourth Wall, at Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles.

Sept 1-Oct 1, 2016 Tanya Batura, MFA '03: solo exhibition, In the Eye of the Beholder, at Hap Gallery, Portland, OR.

Aug 20-Oct 20, 2016 Lindsay August-Salazar, BA '08 in group exhibition, Uncommon Ground, at Fellows of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles.

Aug 20-Sept 11, 2016 Yoonkyung Lim, MFA '10: solo exhibition, Familiar Group, Unfamiliar Individual, at Space: Willing N Dealing, Seoul, Korea.

Sun, Aug 14, 2016, 8pm Wu Tsang, MFA '10: You Sad Legend, a performance by Wu Tsang and boychild, featuring Patrick Belaga at 356 S. Mission Road, Los Angeles.

Aug 13-Sept 30, 2016 Erin Morrison, MFA '14: solo exhibition, Object Decorum, at Ochi Gallery, Ketchum, Idaho.

August News Lauren Berger, BA '09 is a Designer at Pinterest.

Aug 11-Sept 10, 2016 Kevin Buzzell, MFA '16: solo exhibition, The Path of Least Resistance, at Show + Tell Projects, Los Angeles.

Aug 6-Dec 4, 2016 Brian Bress, MFA '06: solo exhibition, Make Your Own Friends, at the Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA.

Aug 6-Sept 17, 2016 Kurt Kauper, MFA '95; Amir Zaki, MFA '99; Daniel Cummings, MFA '07; Matt Merkel Hess, MFA '10; Jonathan Apgar, MFA '13; in group exhibition, Passage, at ACME., Los Angeles.

July News Tameka Norris, BA '10; Lucas Blalock, MFA '13 in artnet news' 9 Emerging Artists You Need to Know About Right Now.

July 30-Sept 24, 2016 Lisa Ohlweiler, BA '05; Whitney Hubbs, MFA '09; and Visiting Faculty Chelsea Mosher in group exhibition, In the Cut, at Gallery Luisotti, Santa Monica.

July 14-Oct 30, 2016 EJ Hill, MFA '13 in 3-person exhibition, Tenses: Artists-in-Residence 2015-16, at the Studio Museum in Harlem, New York.

June 30-Sept 10, 2016 Trisha Donnelly, BA '96: solo exhibition at Serralves Villa, Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art, Porto, Portugal.

June 25-Sept 18, 2016 Trisha Donnelly, BA '96; Anne Collier, MFA '01 in group exhibition, Invisible Adversaries: Marieluise Hessel Collection at CCS Bard Hessel Museum of Art, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York.

June 20-Sept 9, 2016 Shana Lutker, MFA '05: solo exhibition, Scenes from Chapter Four, and residency at 18th Street Arts Center, Santa Monica.

June 5-Dec 18, 2016 Lia Halloran, BA '99: solo exhibition, Deep Sky Companion, at Cahill Center for Astronomy and Astrophysics at the California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA.

June 4, 2016-June 4, 2017 Shana Lutker, MFA '05 and Sarah Beadle, BA '09 in group exhibition, The Artist's Library at LAXART, Hollywood, CA.

June 2-Oct 9, 2016 Kerry Tribe, MFA '02 in group exhibition, Telling Tales - Excursions in Narrative Form, at the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, Sydney.

May 14-Sept 25, 2016 John Divola, MFA '74 and Owen Kydd, MFA '12 in group exhibition, About Time: Photography in a Moment of Change, at the newly transformed San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.

April News Iris Hu, BA '13 was awarded a 2016 Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowship.

  Wu Tsang, MFA '10 was awarded a 2016 fellowship from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation.

Apr 21, 2016-March 2017 Matt Johnson, MFA '03: group exhibition, Wanderlust, for High Line Art, New York.

Apr 7-Dec 31, 2016 Trisha Donnelly, BA '96 in group exhibition, Less Than One, at the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN.

March News Arleen Hendler, MA '62 will have a solo exhibition of new paintings at FIG Gallery, Santa Monica, CA in January 2017.

Feb 27-Oct 9, 2016 Robert Heinecken, MA '60; John Divola, MFA '74; Mungo Thomson, MFA '00; Anne Collier, MFA '01; Lucas Blalock, MFA '13 in group exhibition, Ordinary Pictures, at the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN.

Nov 7, 2015-Sept 30, 2016 Martin Kersels, MFA '95, BA '92: Tossing a Friend (Melinda) (1, 2, and 3) at the Armory Center for the Arts' Roadside Attraction, a 24/7 outdoor gallery in Northwest Pasadena.

Aug 15-2015-Sept 12, 2016 Betye Saar, BA '49; Vija Celmins, MFA '65; John Divola, MFA '74; Sharon Hayes, MFA '03; Elliott Hundley, MFA '05; Professors Andrea Fraser, Catherine Opie, Lari Pittman; and Professor Emeritus Chris Burden in group exhibition, The Art of Our Time, at the MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles.


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